Industrial Cleaning Process Occupations

Job holders in this unit group clean manufactured goods, plant and machinery, and industrial, commercial and other premises.


New workers
£ 5,992
£ 19,218
£ 27,988

Available jobs

In the past year there were 30,657 vacancies for this type of job

Related courses

People work towards these careers by taking these courses at college and uni.

What they do most days?

  • Washes, rinses, dries and cleans manufactured goods, and stacks cleaned articles ready for removal.

  • Dismantles engines, boilers, furnaces and other industrial plant and machinery, cleans component parts and reassembles equipment.

  • Uses industrial hoovering, polishing, pressure washer, steam cleaning and sandblasting equipment to clean commercial and industrial premises, public buildings and building exteriors.

Hard Skills

Hard skills are specific, learnable, measurable, often industry or occupation-specific abilities related to a position.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

  • Auditing

  • Technical Support

  • Passenger Service

  • Operating Systems

  • Machinery

  • Mopping

  • Service Level

  • Food Safety And Sanitation

  • Service Level Objectives

Soft Skills

Soft skills can be self-taught and usually do not necessitate a certain completed level of education.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Customer Service

  • Communications

  • Management

  • Problem Solving

  • Detail Oriented

  • Writing

  • Operations

  • English Language

  • Creativity

  • Business Acumen

How do I get a job like this?

People in these types of job started their career paths after studying courses like the ones below.